This email with the subject "Receive Your Inheritance Funds" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 10 Feb 2009 07:55:32 -0500 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "W.Ralph Basham" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
This is to inform you that we have received an order from a Federal High Court called ORDER OF MANDAMUS to allow the immediate release of your Inheritance to you. This ORDER will be adhered to immediately it is legalized with OFFICIAL STAMP DUTIES. We will allow the immediate Delivery of your Inheritance to you as soon as the OFFICIAL STAMP DUTIES is paid for and its your responsibility as the beneficiary of the inheritance to pay for this OFFICIAL STAMP DUTIES. The Cost of the fee is US$97 only and your Inheritance will be irrevocably released to you immediately you pay the fee. The fee should be sent via Moneygram in the name stated belowЁ: Name: James Duke Address:12 Randle Street Lagos,Nigeria Test Question: What For? Answer: Package After making the payment, send the payment information stated below: 1. Sender's Name and Address 2. Receiver's Name 3. Amount Sent 4) Reference Number As soon as the fee is paid, you will receive your funds. Pay the fee and receive your funds. W.Ralph Basham Commissioner U.S.Customs and Border Protection Border